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Welcome to Greenwood ...

The town of Greenwood is located in Caddo Parish.

The location of Greenwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Greenwood has a population of 3,151 people<2> (see below for details).

Greenwood is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Greenwood lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Greenwood is within the (318) area code.

The ZIP code for Greenwood: 71033<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Greenwood had a population of 3,219 people. This makes Greenwood the parish's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Greenwood represents 0.07% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 93rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,219 people, the population of Greenwood increased 30.96% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,458 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Greenwood had an population of 3,151 people. This is a decrease of 2.11% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 28.19% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Greenwood.

Communities near Greenwood ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Shreveport   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the East (E) of Greenwood

Bossier City   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Greenwood

Located in Bossier Parish

Blanchard   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Greenwood

Stonewall   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Greenwood

Located in De Soto Parish

Waskom   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Greenwood

Located in Harrison County (TX)

Mooringsport   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Greenwood

Scottsville   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Greenwood

Located in Harrison County (TX)

Keachi   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Greenwood

Located in De Soto Parish

Bethany   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Greenwood

Longwood Village   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Greenwood

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Greenwood.

Communities Also Named Greenwood ...

While we believe that this Greenwood is located in Caddo Parish, we know of another 4 Louisiana communities named Greenwood. Those communities are located in the following parishes: East Baton Rouge, Plaquemines, Saint Mary and Terrebonne Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 120 communities that are also named Greenwood - they are located in Alabama (6), Arizona, Arkansas (3), British Columbia, California (5), Colorado (2), Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (5), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (4), Kansas (4), Kentucky (6), Maine (2), Maryland, Massachusetts (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (3), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New York (2), North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (6), Rhode Island, South Carolina (3), South Dakota (2), Tennessee (8), Texas (5), Utah, Virginia (5), Washington (5), West Virginia (5) and Wisconsin (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Greenwood.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Greenwood. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Greenwood. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Greenwood.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Greenwood:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Greenwood ...

Looking for more information about Greenwood? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Greenwood, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Greenwood.

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About Caddo Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Greenwood. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Caddo Parish: www.caddo.org/

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Greenwood.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Greenwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Greenwood). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Greenwood or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Greenwood) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Greenwood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Greenwood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Greenwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4360, Longitude: -93.9636     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Greenwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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